Power Grid Corporation of India has been declared as the successful bidder under Tariff based competitive bidding (TBCB) to establish ‘Transmission System for Evacuation of Power from 2 x 660 MW Jawaharpur Thermal Power Project and construction of 400 kV substation at Firozabad along with associated Transmission Lines’ on build, own operate and maintain (BOOM) basis.
The Project is an Intra-State transmission system of Uttar Pradesh and comprises 765kV, 400kV, 220kV and 132kV lines apart from establishing a new 400/220/132 kV Substation at Firozabad, Uttar Pradesh. The Letter of Intent (LoI) has been received on December 05, 2018. This is the first Intra State Transmission System Project won by Power Grid Corporation of India Limited under Tariff Based Competitive Bidding.
Power Grid Corporation of India is an Indian state-owned electric utilities company headquartered in Gurgaon, India. Power Grid transmits about 50% of the total power generated in India on its transmission network.